Conception and design: Samadani. Acquisition of data: Lynch, Puthenveettil, Reyes, Jureller, Grady, Fouke. Analysis and interpretation of data: Samadani, Lynch, Nieto, Puthenveettil, Reyes, Jureller, Ganju, Fouke. Drafting the article: Samadani, Nieto, Reyes, Jureller, Huang, Harris, Ganju, Germano, Pilitsis, Pannullo, Benzil, Abosch, Fouke. Critically revising the article: Samadani, Jureller, Huang, Grady, Harris, Ganju, Germano, Pilitsis, Pannullo, Benzil, Abosch, Fouke. Reviewed submitted version of manuscript: all authors. Approved the final version of the manuscript on behalf of all authors: Samadani. Statistical analysis: Nieto, Puthenveettil. Study supervision: Samadani.
Preliminary data were presented at the 82nd AANS Annual Scientific Meeting held in San Francisco, CA, on April 8, 2014.
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